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Our overnight stop in Tiger Leaping Gorge isn't far from Shangri La but we don't have the special government permission to visit Tibet. So we traveled back down the gorge, this time on the inside, to stop and walk down to the rapids. Legend has it that the gorge is named Tiger Leaping Gorge as the rushing water sounds like a tiger roaring and the tiger used the big rock ...
Shaxi was a bit of a detour off the main route down a narrow winding road but well worth the effort. It's just a tiny place but the old main street and courtyard area is old and still fairly original. We wandered down the main street and then sat in the cobblestoned courtyard under a shady tree to eat our lunch.
Shaxi was a crucial stop on the old tea horse road - like the silk road but horses were used to transport tea to India. The old square has ...
... Needless to say we finished our meal pretty quickly, without eating much more of anything, and headed back to the hotel to call it a night.
The next morning we got an early start since our first destination required a bit of a drive and Martin had warned us that the crowds can become overwhelming later in the day. When we arrived at the entrance to the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain we were unfortunately told that we would have to wait, potentially as long as a couple ...
... up tomorrow...great job you! DJ....you're on..and even the M1 to Gilmour.
@RosEdmunds and @MrsAngell ... Got a little teary girls with your comments ..must be feeling a tad homesick
@Denise...thinking the blue skies will soon disappear as we head back to the coastal cities. When we were in Chengdu I realised that there were some children who had never seen the moon or the stars! The simple little things we take for granted...makes you love and appreciate Paradise even ...
... d'ananas et le riz frit, un
changement de bus et nous voila finalement arrivés à Lijiang.
Lijiang! Que pouvons-nous dire? Nous
sommes arrivés dans un virage sur la route et devant nos yeux il y
avait une énorme ville (ou au moins relativement énorme pour Yunnan). Il y avait des gens partout (des Chinois touristes et moins touristes) . L'endroit était beaucoup plus touristique que nous avions prévu. Nous
avions pensé que ...